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[Scrapbook Page with Photos of Swollen Rivers, People, and an Illustrated Forest Scene]

Description: Scrapbook page from the red Mammie V. Bartholomew album displaying five sepia-tone prints and one color card. On the left side of the page are four photographs. Proceeding from top to bottom, the first is a 17 x 12 centimeter photo of what might be Lambshead creek in a flood. The ranch gate is visible on the left bank of the creek. Below this is a photo of the same size of a creek near Albany, Texas. A young boy is standing in the center of the photo by the water among the brush lining the banks. On the left in the distance are three adults standing on a walkway built over the creek. In the bottom left corner of the page is a family portrait (10 x 14 centimeters) of Mrs. Gustie and three children taken on a porch. To the right of this photo is a portrait (10 x 14 centimeters) of Archie and Benson Campbell. The boys are standing in front of a printed backdrop and next to a table covered by a flowery cloth. They are both wearing knickers and bow ties. In the top right corner of the page is a 8 x 10 centimeter portrait of an infant lying on an "eye dazzler" Navajo rug. Below this a 8 x 16 centimeter card on which a color nature scene has been painted. The phrase "In Christ shall all be made alive" is written on the bottom of the card.
Date: 1890
Item Type: Photograph

[Family on a Riverbank]

Description: Photograph of a family on a wooded riverbank. Several people are on the riverbank among the trees, while four people are in a rowboat with the word "GATORR" written along its side. A roofed structure and a wagon are visible up on the bank.
Date: March 28, 1896
Creator: George, J. W.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of a Toddler and an Infant]

Description: Photograph of a girl toddler and an infant. The girl, who is wearing a white gown, has her arms wrapped around the infant, who is seated wearing only a cloth diaper.
Date: 1890~
Creator: Oliver, E. W.
Item Type: Photograph

[Vignetted Portrait of a Dark Haired Woman]

Description: Photograph of a woman with dark, tied up hair. She is wearing a heart shaped pendant on a chain around her neck and a frilly white dress. The photograph has a vignette effect that makes the woman visible from the chest up.
Date: 1890~
Creator: Rogers, Early
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of a Ella Reynolds]

Description: Photograph of Ella Reynolds (Burns) wearing high-necked dress with her hair pulled back. Her face is turned 3/4 away from the camera.
Date: unknown
Creator: Buck, J. M.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of a Family of Seven]

Description: Photograph portrait of a family of seven. Three boys stand behind their seated parents. A girl is standing to the right of the seated woman. The man has a young girl sitting in his lap. Hats lie on the ground before them.
Date: 1895
Creator: George, J. W.
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of Reynolds Family]

Description: Black and white portrait of the three members of the Reynolds family: a man, a woman, and a young girl. The man is seated, cross-legged, in the center; the woman, seated much lower to the ground, is on his right. The young girl is standing on the left of the man with her hands folded on his knee. They are all wearing modest, Victorian-style clothing. The man is wearing a three-piece suit with a chain running from his button placket to his vest pocket. The woman and the young girl are wearing high-necked, long-sleeved dresses.
Date: 1898
Creator: Rogers, Early
Item Type: Photograph

[Six Photographs on a Scrapbook Page]

Description: Page from the red Mammie V. Bartholomew album displaying six sepia-tone prints. In the top left is a 6 x 10 cm. print of an infant in a dress sitting in a rocking chair and holding the arms of the chair. To the right (proceeding clockwise) is a 17 x 12 cm. photo of several sheaves of grain in a pasture. In the lower right-hand corner of the photo is a wooden fence. Rolling hills and sky form the background of the image. Below this photo (in the center of the page) is a 14 x 10 cm. photo of what might be a columbine plant and flower behind chicken wire. The next photo (14 x 10 cm.) shows Mrs. N. L. Bartholomew sitting on the end of a wooden walkway built over a flooded creek. To her right are a young boy and girl standing on the walkway. In the bottom left corner of the page is a portrait (10 x 14 cm.) of Mr. and Mrs. (Susan Emily "Aunt Sister" Reynolds) N. L. Bartholomew taken in front of a printed backdrop. Mr. N. L. Bartholomew is standing behind a chair where his wife is sitting. Proceeding clockwise, above this photo is a hazy photograph of a man standing on on the banks of a flooded creek.
Date: 1890
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of a Toddler]

Description: Photograph of a toddler in a white dress who is standing on a piece of furniture that has been draped with patterned cloth.
Date: 1890~
Creator: Gifford
Item Type: Photograph

[A Family Portrait]

Description: Photograph of a family, consisting of Susan Emily Reynolds Newcomb (standing), Anne Maria Campbell Reynolds (sitting left), a young girl, and Gus Newcomb.
Date: 1890~
Creator: George
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of Two Young Children]

Description: Photograph portrait of two young children. The child to the left stands and wears a slightly dark and buttoned top, a skirt, and shoes. The child to the right is seated on a small fringed chair and is wearing a white dress and shoes.
Date: 1890~
Creator: Daniel
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of a Boy and His Dog]

Description: Photograph of a boy wearing a shirt and tie who is sitting in a chair with his German Shepherd Dog. To the right of the portrait is a horizontally placed white plastic twelve inch ruler printed with "The Portal to Texas History." Below both is a color swatch with twenty four different colors.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Man Standing by a Horse-Drawn Wagon]

Description: Photograph of a man, who is wearing a brimmed hat, standing beside a horse-drawn wagon which is parked in a field. Attached to the wagon is a duo of horses with their backs to the man. A barbwire fence is faintly visible in the background.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph

[Seated Boy Scouts and an Automobile Advertisement]

Description: Page from Watt Matthews' smooth cowhide album. On the left side of the page is a black and white 5 x 7 in. print of a group of boy scouts. Several young boys, some wearing uniforms, are sitting in the grass along with a few adult men. A man in a double-breasted suit is standing behind the group on the right; he is holding a book in his right arm. A canopy of trees forms the background. On the right side of the page is a an advertisement for the Packard Motor Car Company, Detroit, Michigan. On the ad is a drawing of a Packard "Thirty" Roundabout with Victoria top.
Date: 1910
Item Type: Photograph

[Portrait of a Man with a Cigar]

Description: Photograph portrait of a grey haired man in a three piece suit who is smoking a cigar through a cigar holder. To the right of the portrait is a horizontally placed white plastic twelve inch ruler printed with "The Portal to Texas History." Above this ruler is a color swatch with twenty four different colors.
Date: unknown
Item Type: Photograph